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Feb 9, 2013 6:00pm EST
or consumer goods come from the developing world especially of course china and walmart and its food processors for the biggest proponents of globalizing the food system. they find it advantageous to process, to grow foods where it's cheaper in countries where the environmental laws are weaker, where can they can have an easier time dictating policy and so increasingly our foods are being produced in these countries and if we are talking about organic, it's very difficult to even verify in the u.s. that organic products are meeting the standards, so we can imagine how this is happening in places like china. >> he next on booktv encore booknotes from 1999. elizabeth norman talked about her book "we band of angels" the untold story of american nurses trapped on bataan by the japanese. the book tells the stories of army and navy nurses that were caught during the bombing of manila philippines by the japanese and their establishment of the jungle hospital for the numerous casualties. it's about an hour. c-span: elizabeth m. norman, author of "we band of angels," who are you talking about
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